NEW RACC Creative Arts Academy Preschool

The Rome Art & Community Center (RACC) Creative Arts Academy Preschool is now accepting students as a participating provider for the Rome City School District’s new 3-Year-Old Universal Pre-K Program. The Center’s program will provide FREE preschool for up to ten (10) children, with parents living in the Rome City School District, who have turned three years of age prior to 12/1/16.

The new RACC Creative Arts Academy Preschool will offer afternoon sessions (1:00- 3:30pm), Monday- Friday, following the Rome City Schools calendar and beginning March 1, 2017. Programming will meet Early Childhood Program Guidelines with a focus on the creative and intellectual abilities of each child.  Parents will need proof of residency, and the child’s birth certificate and immunization record to register at Clough School, 409 Bell Road, Rome.

For More Information:
Parents may call the Rome Art & Community Center (315) 336-1040 or
Nancy Kristyl, Director of Early Childhood & CPSE Chair, Rome City School District at (315) 334-1250.

 

Rome Art and Community Center is now accepting submissions for the Window on Winter Exhibition.

  • The event is open to any artist, age 18 and over, within 100 miles of Rome, New York.
  • This is a non-juried exhibition.

Exhibit dates: January 26th through March 1st, 2017

Artwork submission: Thursday, January 19th, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m or Saturday, January 21st, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Opening reception: Thursday January 26th, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m – Awards ceremony at 6:30 p.m.

Details: $10 per entry, $5 per entry for RACC members

Best in Show wins an Exhibition prize

 

The K-12 Annual District Wide Art Show 2017 is being hosted by the Rome Art and Community Center in the Panasci Student Gallery.

First Show:

  • Featuring works from the students at Strough
  • Opening Reception on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm
  • The show runs from January 25 through February 28, 2017

Second Show:

  • Featuring works from the students at RFA
  • Opening Reception on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm
  • The show runs from March 8 through March 28, 2017

Third Show:

  • Featuring works from the students at Bellamy, Stokes, Ridge Mills, Gansevoort and John E. Joy Elementary
  • Opening Reception on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm
  • The show runs from April 5 through April 25, 2017

Fourth Show:

  • Featuring works from the students at Staley
  • Opening Reception on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 3:30 – 5:00 pm
  • The show runs from April 5 through April 25, 2017

Fifth Show: 

  • Featuring Rome Art Association Scholarship Winners
  • The show runs from May 24 through June 1, 2017
  • Awards Night is June 1, 2017
  • The Elementary Scholarship Awards will be presented from 5:00 to 6:00 pm
  • The Senior Scholarship Awards will be presented from 6:30 to 7:00 pm